New Coaching Opportunities at West Toronto SC

WTSC is seeking Skate Canada Professional Coaches to join our coaching team for the 2019-­2020 season!

The West Toronto Skating Club is an all-year, Skate Canada-sanctioned, volunteer-run club at the McCormick Arena in the Dufferin/Dundas area of Toronto. Since 1984, we have been running programs suitable for everyone from the newest beginner (children and adult) to the most skilled figure skater. We provide Pre-CAN, CANSkate, CANPowerSkate, and STAR programming, as well as off-ice instruction, in a fun and positive environment.

We are taking a fresh look at our program delivery and are excited to offer new opportunities for coaches at all levels.

Interested applicants must hold the following:

  • Minimum CANSkate In-Training NCCP status to teach CANSkate programs
  • Minimum Regional Coach In-Training NCCP status to teach STAR programs
  • Minimum CANPowerSkate In-Training NCCP status to teach CANPower programs
  • Hands on experience teaching in an environment that follows the CANSkate and STAR minimum delivery standards for programming
  • Skate Canada Professional Coach with NCCP designation, member in good standing. This requires:
  1. Full payment of all registration fees and insurance premiums as determined annually by Skate Canada
  2. A valid first aid certificate
  3. Screening completed through the company approved by Skate Canada; (following review of results, status must show as “Clear” in the Skate Canada profile)
  4. Up-to-date NCCP certification status as per the Coaching Association of Canada’s (CAC) Maintenance of Certification Policy
  5. Having agreed to the Skate Canada Code of Ethics
  6. Having completed the Respect in Sport Activity Leader Training (must be re-certified every 3 years)

It is important to WTSC that candidates demonstrate:

  • a team-oriented, skater-centred approach to coaching and program development
  • the ability to communicate effectively and work cooperatively with skaters, parents, directors, and fellow coaches
  • receptiveness to feedback; commitment to learning and improving our programs
  • basic computer skills, e.g. Email, Uplifter software
  • ability to work evenings and weekends
  • commitment to attendance, promptness, and deadlines

How to Apply

If this sounds like you, please submit your resume to wtsc@wtsc.ca, with the subject line Attention: Hiring Committee by June 20, 2019. Please include:

  • a copy of your NCCP Locker transcript
  • a screen shot of your Skate Canada dashboard

We thank all applicants and look forward to hearing from you. Those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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